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Python Developer

  • Location: Princeton, NJ, 08540
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 16 days ago

Terrific Long-Term Contract Opportunity with a FULL suite of benefits!


We have an immediate need for an experienced Python Developer for a contract opportunity in Princeton, NJ. The role is temporarily remote but candidates must be local for when a return to the office is in place. You will be collaborating with your team to design, develop, test and maintain the current application software programs. 

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Follow the team's Scrum development life cycle practices.
  • Work independently for design, development and testing.
  • Collaborate with team members to identify and prioritize/reprioritize work when necessary
  • Facilitate requirements gathering efforts and clearly document system requirements.
  • Develop strong working relationships with individuals at all levels of the company
  • Anticipate and adjust for problems and roadblocks while eliminating roadblocks within control.
  • Use appropriate change control procedures for implementing software enhancements.
  • Remain abreast of current technologies and best practices 
  • Conduct unit, functional, and integration testing to ensure application reliability.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in computer science, software engineering or relevant business discipline from an accredited four-year college or university or equivalent work experience is preferred.
  • A minimum of 5-7 years professional application development experience is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  •  Experience developing applications using open source technologies.

Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Thorough understanding of Python Development. Experience with Python Metaclasses, Django.
  • In-depth understanding of Relational Database Management software, preferably PostgreSQL, MySQL, and MS SQL Server.
  • Experienced in testing software all the way from unit testing to system testing to integration testing. A strong desire to build well-tested software.
  • Strong knowledge of version control software, GIT preferred.
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS), in particular EC2, EBS, S3, and SQS is a big plus.
  • Understanding of batch oriented and event-based systems is a plus.


Matrix offers Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance for Full-time W2 Consultants. Supplemental Disability and Long-Term Care Insurance, Dependent Care Assistance. 401(k) with Roth feature. Free e-Learning Course